Marion Webb has been writing about health care issues for nearly two decades as a full-time reporter and freelancer. As the senior business reporter for the San Diego Business Journal, Marion covered new medical innovations at San Diego’s top-ranking research institutions and the medical device and life sciences industry for nearly eight years. She’s also been a regular contributor to the Los Angeles County Medical Association’s Physician Magazine and Physicians News Network focusing on new technologies, practice management, reimbursement and other trendy issues relevant to physician practices and their ability to succeed. She remains fascinated by the ever-growing numbers of innovative products coming out of the medtech sector, from potentially life-saving devices to help treat patients who otherwise wouldn’t have access to medical care to breakthrough technologies that benefit mankind. Marion earned her BA in communications from UC San Diego and continues to enjoy an active lifestyle in San Diego.
Latest From Marion Webb
In this week’s podcast, Medtech Insight's managing editor Marion Webb has an update from the virtual HLTH panel discussions on telehealth and robotics. Deputy editor Reed Miller discusses trial results from Boston Scientific’s next-generation Accurate neo2 self-expanding aortic valve presented during the Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) meeting.
Abbott reported strong sales for diagnostics and devices in the third quarter and raised its full-year EPS guidance to $3.55 per share.
The COVID-19 pandemic continues to drive innovation in robotics to provide care and comfort at a safe distance.
Amwell’s CEO Roy Schoenberg foresees a balance between in-patient and digital care, but risks in telemedicine and regulatory issues remain barriers.
The legal battle between Teladoc and Amwell heats up as the post-pandemic future of telehealth remains in question.
HLTH 2020: Teladoc And Livongo Say Clients, Doctors Excited About Merger, Cross-Selling Deal With Florida Blue
The CEOs of Teladoc and Livongo said the merged digital health giant will create one-stop shopping for health care.